ECB Chief Mario Draghi writes that fulfilling the ECB's mandate of ensuring price stability and...

|By:, SA News Editor

ECB Chief Mario Draghi writes that fulfilling the ECB's mandate of ensuring price stability and a single monetary policy "sometimes requires us to go beyond standard monetary policy tools" and "may at times require exceptional measures." Draghi's comments, made in an article in Germany's Die Ziet, may well turn up ECB bond-buying speculation to fever pitch. EU markets, though, shrug and stay lower.